[Buildroot] [PATCHv2] usbutils: bump to version 008

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Tue Dec 9 19:48:46 UTC 2014

Dear Gustavo Zacarias,

On Tue, 11 Nov 2014 11:17:10 -0300, Gustavo Zacarias wrote:
> Now uses hwdb from libudev for usb information.
> Drop all redundant/obsolete dependencies and cleanup hooks.
> Don't install to staging, it's pointless, it provides no libraries at
> all and it doesn't bundle usb.ids any more.
> Signed-off-by: Gustavo Zacarias <gustavo at zacarias.com.ar>
> ---
>  package/usbutils/Config.in     | 18 +++++-------------
>  package/usbutils/usbutils.hash |  2 +-
>  package/usbutils/usbutils.mk   | 33 ++-------------------------------
>  3 files changed, 8 insertions(+), 45 deletions(-)

Thanks, applied. I've done a small change to the 'comment' handling in
Config.in, to match what the Buildroot manual recommends for a udev

It's sad to see a basic tool such as lsusb now requiring udev, but oh
well if that's upstream decision, we have no real choice.


Thomas Petazzoni, CTO, Free Electrons
Embedded Linux, Kernel and Android engineering

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